I would like to inform Members of the House that, as part of a rolling programme of appointments, I have decided to appoint two new board members to the South West of England Regional Development Agency. The new appointees will take up their positions on
The new board members will replace members whose terms of office end in December this year, and they will bring experiences from business and local authorities.
I have also agreed to extend the appointment of Nigel Costley by one year, so that his appointment is due to end on
Decisions on the appointments have been made following open competition in accordance with the guidelines set down in the Commissioner for Public Appointments code of practice, and following consultation with key national and regional players.
SWRDA (New Members)
SWRDA (one-year extension to appointment)